Elon WBB Opens Three-Game Road Swing at William & Mary

Posted by Press Release on January 21, 2017 at 7:11 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball looks to get back on track after having its nine-game winning streak snapped when it heads to William & Mary for a 2 p.m. matchup inside Kaplan Arena against the Tribe. The contest can be watch on CAA.tv and heard live on Phoenix All-Access. GAME NOTES THE SERIES …Read the Rest…

Bockrath leads HPU WBB Panthers past Runnin¹ Bulldogs, 71-69

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• Sophomore Emma Bockrath racked up a season-high 24 points while hitting 8-of-13 attempts and pulling down six rebounds. • Senior Kaylah Keys and sophomore Shea Morgan each tallied a dozen points in the contest. • High Point assisted on 20 of its 27 made field goals while earning a 40-36 edge on the boards. …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 94, Shenandoah 61

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WINCHESTER, Va. – Guilford College’s Heaven Walters (Elkin, N.C./Starmount) notched her second double-double of the season as the Quakers quickly erased a 18-point second quarter deficit, claiming a Saturday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Shenandoah University, 94-61. Walters posted 19 points while shooting nine-of-ten from the field, sinking her first eight shots. …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Falls 76-70 to JMU, Winning Streak Snapped at Nine

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball had its Division I program record winning streak snapped at nine in a row Friday night in a 76-70 loss to James Madison in front 1,412 fans inside Alumni Gym, a new facility record for a women’s basketball game. BOX SCORE All five Elon starters scored in double …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 66, Hollins 45

Posted by Press Release on January 19, 2017 at 6:45 am under College | Be the First to Comment

ROANOKE, Va. – Guilford College’s Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) and Amy Steller (Advance, N.C./Davie/Pfeiffer) each tallied 12 points a piece in a Wednesday evening Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Hollins University, 66-45. Weatherly’s 12 points came on six-of-eight shooting while adding five rebounds. Steller’s 12 points came on three-of-six shooting, pulling down …Read the Rest…


HPU WBB Panthers edged by Highlanders, 59-56, on Tuesday

Posted by Press Release on January 18, 2017 at 6:38 am under College | Be the First to Comment

• Junior Kat Harris led the Purple & White with 12 points on the night. • Freshman Camryn Brown posted 11 points, three rebounds and two assists off the bench. • Sophomore Emma Bockrath tallied a career high in steals with five while chipping in with 10 points and two boards. RADFORD, Va. – The …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Brown Tabbed CAA WBB Player of the Week

Posted by Press Release on January 16, 2017 at 2:44 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

RICHMOND, Va. – Senior guard Lauren Brown of the Elon University women’s basketball team has been named CAA Player of the Week for her performance in the team’s two victories over the weekend at College of Charleston and against Drexel. Brown led Elon in scoring with 16 points at Charleston in just 23 minutes as …Read the Rest…

Brown leads HPU WBB Panthers to 76-60 victory over Bulldogs

Posted by Press Release on January 14, 2017 at 9:19 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• Freshman Camryn Brown paced the Panthers with 16 points and was joined in double figures by sophomore Emma Bockrath (14) and senior Kayla Keys (13). • The HPU defense held the Bulldogs, a team that normally averages 39.9 per game, to only 26 rebounds. • The Purple & White knocked down 28-of-56 shots (50 …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 72, Randolph-Macon 59

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) notched her seventh double-double of the season as the Quakers claimed a Saturday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Randolph-Macon College, 72-59. Weatherly finished with 18 points on seven-of-14 shooting while amassing 13 rebounds. She added four assists and four steals. Heaven Walters …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Wins Eighth-Straight, Most in a Row as Division I Program

Posted by Press Release on January 13, 2017 at 10:08 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Eleven of 12 Elon University women’s basketball student-athletes scored Friday night, Jan. 13, as the Phoenix earned an 84-56 win at College of Charleston inside TD Arena for the program’s eighth-straight victory, the longest streak Elon has had since transitioning to Division I. BOX SCORE “This was a solid performance for us,” …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 62, Roanoke 45

Posted by Press Release on January 12, 2017 at 6:36 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Kayla Scott notched a career-high 14 points as the Quakers posted a Wednesday night Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Roanoke College, 62-45. Scott came off the bench to shoot five-of-eight from the field, including four-of-six from three-point range on a night where the Quakers shot eight-of-25 (32 percent) …Read the Rest…


High Point WBB falls short against Charleston Southern, 74-68

Posted by Press Release on January 11, 2017 at 6:31 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• Sophomore Emma Bockrath paced the Panthers with 13 points, six boards, six assists and three steals. • Junior Kat Harris went 3-of-4 from beyond the arc en route to a 13-point performance. • High Point went 16-of-20 (80 percent) from the charity stripe while the Bucs converted 23 of their 30 attempts (77 percent). …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Leads All Mid-Majors in Latest NCAA RPI

Posted by Press Release on January 10, 2017 at 11:52 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – In the latest release of the NCAA Women’s Basketball RPI, Elon University checked in at No. 24 on the list, which ranks as the highest mid-major in the poll. NCAA RPI List The ranking, the highest in program history, comes in the midst of Elon’s seven-game winning streak. The current run marks …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Handles Delaware 69-42, Off to Best CAA Start in Program History

Posted by Press Release on January 8, 2017 at 6:06 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Behind three double-figure scorers and the fourth-most rebounds in a game in school history, Elon University women’s basketball posted its seventh-straight victory with a 69-42 win over Delaware inside Alumni Gym on Sunday, Jan. 8. Now 3-0 for the first time as a member of the CAA, Elon is the lone undefeated …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Panthers outlasted by Flames in 81-74 setback

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• Senior Kaylah Keys poured in 14 first-quarter points en route to 25 points on the strength of five three-pointers. • Sophomore Emma Bockrath did it all for High Point scoring 19 points while grabbing nine rebounds and dishing out five assists. • The Panthers shot 50 percent and drilled seven three-pointers in the first …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Earns Gritty 48-45 Road Win at Drexel

Posted by Press Release on January 7, 2017 at 8:13 am under College | Comments are off for this article

PHILADELPHIA – After trailing most of the fourth quarter, Elon University women’s basketball rallied to take down Drexel 48-45 on Friday, Jan. 6, at the Daskalakis Athletic Center. The victory marks the first win over the Dragons in program history after dropping the first four matchups to date. BOX SCORE “We got the monkey off …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 69, Virginia Wesleyan 49

Posted by Press Release on January 6, 2017 at 5:44 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Guilford College’s Heaven Walters (Elkin, N.C./Starmount) led all scorers with 18 points while notching a double-dobule in Friday afternoon’s Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Virginia Wesleyan College, 69-49. The contest was originally scheduled for tomorrow afternoon, but re-scheduled due to the winter weather expected in Greensboro and Virginia Beach. …Read the Rest…


Basketball Fake Play: Louisville women’s team tricks Duke into defending the wrong basket

Posted by Don Moore on January 5, 2017 at 6:49 am under College, Video | Comments are off for this article

At the start of the second half, Louisville had the ball and lined up for offense on the wrong basket. Duke players defended, leaving the correct basket undefended. Easy 2 points!

College Women’s Basketball Final – Lynchburg 74, Guilford 61

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LYNCHBURG, Va. – Lynchburg College’s Charmaine Hairston led the Hornets with 16 points on seven-of-nine shooting as Guilford College dropped a Wednesday evening Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) contest to Lynchburg, 74-61. The Quakers (9-2, 2-1 ODAC) opened the first 1:15 of the contest on an 8-0 run as Amy Steller (Advance, N.C./Davie/Pfeiffer) sunk two …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Panthers race past Eagles in Big South opener, 88-43

Posted by Press Release on January 4, 2017 at 6:27 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• Sophomore Emma Bockrath posted her second double-double of the season with 15 points and 10 rebounds. • Freshman Camryn Brown dished out eight assists on the night – the most by a Panther this season. • High Point controlled the glass racking up 62 rebounds – the most ever by the program against a …Read the Rest…